Tag: Budgeting

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How to make at least $700 a year using Flybuys

Flybuys is the ultimate in free money. Shop smarter and you could see your points balance grow enough to fund Christmas this year. We all like free money, right? Love …

A suitcase that saves you hundreds!

Every child dreams of going on a trip to the snow, and if they’re lucky they may visit on their year 6 camp, but many families avoid going simply because …

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Keep your house warm this winter for less than $3

Aussie mum hack to keep your house warm and reduce your family’s budget

Kids clothes organisation

Kids clothes: organisation and budgeting hacks

Sometimes life throws you curveballs…. “Congratulations, it’s twins!” With those words, I unexpectedly became a mum to 5 boys and my world was turned upside down. I already had 3 …

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Save over $1000 a Year & Make Baby Food Better with Sinchies

There’s so many reasons to make your own baby food and serve it in a Sinchies reusable pouch but saving $1000 tops the list for us! Stop throwing your money …

Family groceries

How to budget groceries down to $50 a week

Have you ever got to the checkout and done a double take with how much your grocery bill came to? Mum and budget queen Elise Parker shares her tips on …

Pink piggy bank showing baby on board sign to reflect having a baby on a budget

Baby on a budget? It can be done!

Babies don’t have to cost a fortune. This article suggests six must-haves to keep baby on a budget.

Create special moments for your kids this Easter

Create special moments for kids this Easter on budget!

Tips for creating special moments for your kids this Easter – and they don’t have to break the bank.

Budget Christmas: 10 unexpected hacks to save you money

If you’re looking to plan a budget Christmas this year, check out these 10 unexpected hacks that will save you lots of money for years to come!

Living well off $30 000 a year

Living well off $30,000 a year

Break the financial shackles and start living well off a modest budget.

Bulk buying traps

Bulk buying traps – beware

A trip to the shops turns the concept of bulk buying and saving money on its head.

10 ways to cut your grocery bill…

Budgeting Tips: 10 ways you can cut your grocery bill. Save money and have more to spend on your family.

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One grocery change saves $840 a year?

Save at the shops: One grocery change saves $840 a year. Learn how Victoria managed to save this much, come tell us what you would do with the extra money

Money saving tips for maternity leave

Q&A: Just wondering if other parents could share their money saving tips while on maternity leave or living off one income?

Christmas presents

Christmas Budget – How Much Do You Spend On Kids?

Q&A: How do you choose how much to buy for your kids for Christmas? Is it a certain amount, number of presents, or something else?

Packing Man Bags: The House Economy

One of the biggest differences between families and childless couples is the household budget. Chris reflects on his experience while his wife gets ready to start a new job.

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General playtime ideas

Q&A: Hi I was just wanting to know if anyone has any cheap fun, educational, fast ideas I can do with my 15mth old. As I’ve got an 8 week old also n I don’t get a lot of time spare but I don’t want her left out either.

Kids Chasing Bubbles at a Family Picnic

Free Activities

Suggestions for free activities to do with your kids.

budgeting tips

Budgeting and Money Saving Tips

Q&A: Budgeting tips from other parents.

Cloth or disposable nappies?

Q&A: Do you use cloth or disposable nappies?

budgeting tips for families

Budgeting Tips For Families

Tips to help you save money and stay on budget.

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